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Mon, 27 Feb 2017 20:59:00 -0500The court heard two cases today: One on whether the government can deport a resident for a statutory rape conviction, and another on whether a state can criminalize social media use for sex offenders.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:37:26 -0500The WNYC podcast, "Note to Self," conducted an experiment called The Privacy Paradox, which involved thousands of people who tried to strengthen control over their personal information online.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:33:00 -0500North Carolina has a law banning sex offenders from social media. The state says sex offenders use sites to find future child victims. The court will decide if this is constitutional.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 14:38:00 -0500Teens should be included in efforts to mitigate their online risks, researchers say, but apps focus more on parents controlling access by monitoring and blocking sites.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 15:45:00 -0500We reported earlier this month on rumors that the Internet's favorite indestructible brick of a phone would be returning to shelves. Now it's official. The not-so-smartphone will cost about $50.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 07:00:13 -0500As part of our occasional series on storytelling in video games, we're looking at a game where the story fails: Shadow of Mordor, which won awards for its gameplay, but lacks a compelling narrative.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:54:00 -0500There's no prize money involved, although League of Legends maker Riot Games offers scholarships for the e-sports teams at Ohio State and competitors at other Big Ten campuses.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 14:41:00 -0500Mark Zuckerberg has announced a plan to make Facebook the only primary platform people use to connect to others virtually. But he fails to discuss the responsibilities that come with that power.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 07:49:00 -0500Each week, the Design Museum in London announces a theme for #FontSunday, and enthusiasts search for interesting examples to share on Twitter.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 08:01:00 -0500A new feature allows users to create lists of places and share them with friends. Is Google Maps trying to become a social network or to collect more information about its users? Maybe both.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:51:00 -0500The doll Cayla looks like an everyday toy and gives no notice that it collects and transmits everything it hears, German regulators say.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 15:11:00 -0500Launched in 2000, the Nokia 3310 was a rugged little brick that won Internet fame for its durability. There are rumors, which HMD Global won't confirm, that the company is bringing the phone back.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 13:59:00 -0500More than 50 million people are subscribed to videos by gamer and comedian Felix Kjellberg. Now he's lost a lucrative contract with a Disney-owned firm, The Wall Street Journal reports.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 13:36:23 -0500Consumers have grown accustomed to the idea of online retailers collecting information about them, but author Joseph Turow says that now physical stores are doing it too.
Sun, 12 Feb 2017 10:00:00 -0500In The Flame in the Flood, you play as a young girl surviving in a post-apocalyptic landscape, floating down a river on an improvised raft, with nothing but your wits and your faithful dog beside you.